First Module of the Online Certificate on Sustainability (CSR) Reporting (SA3-Module 1)

Free First Modules


Description

The philosophy of the course is to provide you with a step-by-step introduction to Sustainability Reporting and unique knowledge in a simple and practical way. Learn about GRI and other guidelines and how to create a Sustainability Report. You have one week to complete the course and take advantage of our special discount for the full course.

Content
  • Your personal information
  • Guidance on the Different Modules and How to Maximize Learning (Part 1)
  • Guidance on the Different Modules and How to Maximize Learning (Part 2)
  • Course Objectives
  • Course Structure
  • Key Terms for Understanding Sustainability Reporting (Glossary)
  • Module 1 - What is Sustainable Development & the Business Case for Sustainabity
  • Module 1 Objectives
  • Video Presentation of the Key Topics of Module 1
  • Module 1 Suggested Reading
  • The Business Case for Reporting
  • What is sustainable development? (1)
  • What is sustainable development? (2)
  • Sustainable Development Time-line
  • VIDEO: Sustainable Development and Green Economy
  • What is Sustainability (CSR) Reporting?
  • National Sustainable Development Strategies (NSDS)
  • National Sustainable Development Strategies (NSDS) (2)
  • European Alliance on CSR
  • European Commission: CSR New Strategy
  • National Strategy for CSR in Germany
  • EU Directive for Mandatory Sustainability (CSR) Reporting
  • Consequences of Statutory Sustainability (CSR) Reporting
  • Why Report?
  • Report Objectives
  • VIDEO: Sustainability (CSR) reporting
  • Feedback Survey
  • Quiz Module 1 (Sustainability Reporting)
  • What Did You Learn in Module 1
  • MODULE 2 - THE GLOBAL REPORTING INITIATIVE - INTRODUCTION & PRINCIPLES
  • MODULE 3 - THE UNGC, THE ISO26000 AND SUSTAINABILITY REPORTING
  • MODULE 4 - HOW TO CREATE A SUSTAINABILITY REPORT PART 1 (PREPARE & PLAN)
  • MODULE 5 - MATERIALITY ASSESSMENT AND DATA COLLECTION
  • MODULE 6 - EXTERNAL ASSURANCE & COMMUNICATING THE SUSTAINABILITY REPORT
  • WEBINAR: "HOW TO CREATE SUSTAINABILITIES STRATEGIES & STAKEHOLDER ENGAGEMENT
  • Final Quiz and Assignment
  • BECOME AN ACCREDITED SUSTAINABILITY PROFESSIONAL
  • THE FUTURE OF SUSTAINABILITY PROFESSION
  • COURSE EVALUATION
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed